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Letter Hunt {Printable}

Letter Hunt Free Printable


Using some of our old magazines, we went on a letter hunt the first week of homeschool. Since Jonah still really needs more practice cutting, I helped cut some of the words for him (maneuvering magazines and scissors was a little difficult and frustrating) and then he cut the letters apart. Other than my minimal cutting help, he did this activity independently.

Letter Hunt Activity

It was a good chance to talk about letters and different fonts. “Look at this funny A! It has a hook on the top and a big belly!” We also looked through The Funny Font Book that I made last year.

Since we had so much fun with this activity, I thought I’d share it with you! Grab an old magazine or newspaper and take your little one on a letter hunt!

Click to download: Letter Hunt

Note: This printable is provided to you free of charge. While I am providing this material to you free of charge, there are a few things that I would ask from you in regards to the resources found here.

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{ 7 comments… add one }

  • Becky September 29, 2012, 9:52 am

    Sara, I LOVE this activity!!! Easy to implement, but packed full of literacy language…especially about letters. I bet you could also make one for numbers. ;)

    • Sara September 29, 2012, 10:38 am

      Thanks Becky! I actually have a numbers page in the works! Thanks for spreading the word.

  • Anu Ganesh September 29, 2012, 1:15 pm

    Thanks for the printable! This is a nice idea!

  • Mary September 30, 2012, 8:25 pm

    This is really cute — I just pinned and shared it!

  • JDaniel4's Mom October 3, 2012, 3:18 pm

    What a great way to reuse magazines! I love this idea!

    • Sara October 6, 2012, 1:36 am

      Thanks! Hope JDaniel enjoyed it!

  • Amanda @artsy_momma October 12, 2012, 3:15 am

    Another awesome activity Sara! I need to pop over here more often. Thanks for the free downloads too…. My son will love this & the Bb is for Bugs one :)

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